In January there were 7.581 million job openings, and, according to the January Employment report, there were 6.535 million unemployed. So, for the eleventh consecutive month, there were more job openings than people unemployed. Also note that the number of job openings has exceeded the number of hires since January 2015 (4 years).
Chosen excerpts by Job Market Monitor. Read the whole story at Calculated Risk: BLS: Job Openings Increased to 7.6 Million in January